Tuesday, January 15, 2019

Goa- The Basilica of Bom Jesus - 21st June 2018




The Basilica of Bom Jesus or Borea Jezuchi Bajilika located in Old Goa Rd, Bainguinim,  (UNESCO World Heritage Site.) construction started in 1594


“ The basilica holds the mortal remains of St. Francis Xavier. The church is located in Old Goa, which was the capital of Goa in the early days of Portuguese rules “

Image of Christ, ceiling in nave, and confessional booth

Pongal 2019

Pongal Holiday
15th Jan 2019

Beautiful kolams
Rather psychedelic colours this year






Karnatic Kattaikkuttu - Kochi Biennale 13th Jan 2019
























Duryodhana being brought
down to earth

Short clip from Karnatic Kattaikkuttu at the Kochi Biannale 2018

performed @
Biennale
Pavillion, Cabral Yard – Fort Kochi
7pm 13th
January

Due to the space constraints we ended up doing the
performance in the audience designated area, and had audience sitting on the
stage as well as in the reduced audience area.


A great engaged audience who were very enthusiastic
about the performance which went very well.

Kattaikkuttu Company-Punjarasantankal.
P. Rajagopal, Hanne M. de Bruin, R. Balaji (hamonium)A. Selvarasu (mridangam/dholak), P. Sasikumar (mukavina), R. Devan, A. Kailasam, R. Kumar,   S. Tamilarasi, M. Duraisamy, A. Bharathi, S. Srimathy, S. Haribabu, S. Gopinath, Sue Rees (tech).


Karnatic Company-Chennai.
T.M.Krishna (vocal), Sangeetha Sivakumar (vocal),Akkarai Subhalakshmi (violin),

K. Arun Prakash (mridangam), N. Guruprasad (ghatam).